Ryan Rocca is an editorial assistant and web writer for Global News Toronto.
Ryan joined Global News in 2017 and is currently pursuing a bachelor of journalism degree at Ryerson University.
He has previously done reports for Citytv’s Breakfast Television, Rogers TV, the Mississauga News and Insauga.
In his spare time, Ryan enjoys travelling and learning about history and politics.
In a statement Thursday afternoon, a police spokesperson said the goal of the new policy is to “eliminate potential systematic racism.” Continue reading →
Police said the incident occurred around 11:30 p.m. when a vehicle crossed into an oncoming lane and crashed into a police cruiser. Continue reading →
Police said officers received a call shortly after 2 a.m. for reports of a crash in the northbound lanes of the DVP near Spanbridge Road. Continue reading →
In a statement to Global News, a spokesperson for Health Minister Christine Elliott said, “Minister Elliott is increasingly concerned about the prevalence and health consequences of youth vaping.” Continue reading →
Brad Blair, who served as the deputy commissioner of the Ontario Provincial Police, was a sharp critic of Premier Doug Ford’s appointment of Ron Taverner. Continue reading →
Police said they were made aware of the incident at 3:15 p.m. Sunday. Continue reading →
In a news release Sunday, police said an unknown woman called a couple in the Roncesvalles area Thursday and spoke to them in Polish. Continue reading →
Police said officers were called to a house on Chisholm Avenue in East York at 4:16 a.m. for reports of a crash. Continue reading →
While Grinder Coffee is not exactly near all of the TIFF excitement in the city’s downtown core, they appear to have a knack for convincing stars to drop in. Continue reading →
Police said officers received a call at 10:30 p.m. for reports of a shooting in the area of Bayview Avenue and Highway 7. Continue reading →
Emergency crews responded to the area of Underhill Drive and Lawrence Avenue at 12:20 a.m. for reports of a crash. Continue reading →
It’s the second on-demand delivery pilot launched by the LCBO and Foodora in Ontario. Continue reading →
The chase was captured on camera by the Durham Regional Police Service’s helicopter. Investigators later confirmed the pickup truck was stolen from the Kingston area. Continue reading →
Officials said a single-vehicle crash seriously injured a 9-year-old child who was rushed to a trauma centre in serious condition. Continue reading →
“They have to feel something. The person must feel something,” said Clayton Jones Sr., the victim’s father. Continue reading →